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Dominique Dafney: Done with Bucs
Tampa Bay waived Dafney (undisclosed) from injured reserve with an injury settlement Monday, Aaron Wilson of KPRC 2 Houston reports.
Less than a week after being moved to injured reserve, Dafney is now slated to become a free agent and will be able to sign with a team once he proves his health. Through 15 games in the NFL, the 26-year-old tight end has logged four catches for 60 yards and a touchdown.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Dominique Dafney: Moved to IR
Dafney (undisclosed) reverted to the Buccaneers' injured reserve Wednesday, per the NFL's transaction log.
Dafney was waived with an indury designation Tuesday and subsequently went unclaimed. He is now facing the possibility of missing the entire 2023 campaign unless he and Tampa Bay can reach an injury settlement at some point.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Waived with injury
The Buccaneers waived/injured Dafney (undisclosed) on Tuesday, Greg Auman of Fox Sports reports.
Dafney managed to bring in both of his targets for 22 yards in Tampa Bay's preseason finale, but he's now nursing an undisclosed injury. If he clears waivers, he'll be set to revert to the Buccaneer's IR list.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Dominique Dafney: Pair of grabs in preseason finale
Dafney secured both targets for 22 yards in the Buccaneers' 26-20 preseason win over the Ravens on Saturday night.
Dafney checked in second among the Buccaneers' tight ends with 21 snaps while tying for the position lead in receptions and setting the pace in receiving yards. The 26-year-old had a serviceable preseason relative to opportunity, posting a 4-33 line on five targets. However, with David Wells seemingly enjoying the inside track to the No. 3 tight end role after recording a touchdown Saturday night, Dafney may have to beat out rookie fifth-round pick Payne Durham to garner a spot on the final roster.... See More ... See Less
Buccaneers' Dominique Dafney: Signs future deal with Bucs
Dafney signed a reserve/future contract with the Buccaneers on Monday, Scott Smith of the team's official site reports.
Dafney appeared in 15 games for the Packers between the 2020 and 2021 seasons. He'll try to carve out a depth role in a Buccaneers tight end room that includes 2022 draft picks Cade Otton (fourth round) and Ko Kieft (sixth round).... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Time up on practice squad
The Colts cut Dafney from the practice squad Thursday.
Dafney will be replaced by Keke Coutee on Indianapolis' practice squad. The tight end logged 10 appearances with Green Bay during the 2021 campaign, but he hasn't appeared in a single contest this season.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Joins Indianapolis' practice squad
The Colts signed Dafney to their practice squad Tuesday, JJ Stankevitz of the team's official site reports.
Dafney has been a free agent since being cut from the Broncos' practice squad in October. He hasn't appeared in any NFL contests this year, but he did catch four of six targets for 60 yards and a touchdown across 15 appearances with Green Bay during the 2020 and 2021 campaigns.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Let go Monday
Dafney was cut from the Broncos' practice squad Monday, Aric DiLalla reports.
Dafney joined the team's practice squad Sept. 13 after being let go by the Packers during training camp. The 25-year-old will now work to earn an opportunity elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Joins Broncos' practice squad
Denver signed Dafney to its practice squad Tuesday, Zac Stevens of TheDNVR.com reports.
Dafney was waived by Green Bay during the preseason, but he has now found another opportunity to make an impression with the Broncos and Coach Nathaniel Hackett, with whom he spent the past two seasons with the Packers. He was used sparingly in a hybrid tight end/fullback role by Hackett in Green Bay, a role currency occupied by Andrew Beck in Denver, who caught two of three targets for 52 yards Week 1 at Seattle.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Let go from IR
Dafney (knee) was waived from the Packers' injured reserve with an injury settlement Monday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Dafney reverted to Green Bay's injured reserve last Wednesday after missing some time this preseason with a knee injury. The 25-year-old, who caught two passes for 34 yards over 10 games with the Packers last year, will now be free to join a new team heading into the regular season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Dominique Dafney: Goes unclaimed
Dafney (knee) reverted to Green Bay's injured reserve on Wednesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports.
Dafney's status was uncertain for some time, as he briefly returned to practice after reportedly dealing with the injury earlier in camp. However, he was waived/injured Tuesday and went unclaimed. Dafney has four career receptions across 15 games and has contributed significantly on special teams.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Cut loose with injury
Dafney, who missed multiple practices due to a recent knee issue, was waived/injured by the Packers on Tuesday, Aaron Wilson of ProFootballNetwork.com reports
It was initially reported that Dafney had returned from injury prior to being let go, but it appears that this knee issue must have resurfaced in recent days. As a result, the third-year tight end will likely revert to Green Bay's injured reserve list, should no other team claim him off waivers.... See More ... See Less
Dominique Dafney: Let go by Green Bay
The Packers waived Dafney on Tuesday, Matt Schneidman of The Athletic reports.
Dafney appeared in 15 regular season games over the last two years in Green Bay and caught four of six targets for 60 yards and one score. The move signals that the Packers are confident that Robert Tonyan (knee) will be ready for Week 1, as Dafney was a likely candidate to make the initial 53-man roster if Tonyan wasn't activated off the PUP list before the start of the regular season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Dominique Dafney: Reups with Green Bay
Dafney signed a one-year contract with the Packers on Monday, Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com reports.
Dafney played in 10 games for Green Bay last season, recording two catches on four targets for 34 yards. The two-year pro also chipped in on 104 special-teams snaps. Dafney currently is No. 5 on the Packers' tight end positional depth chart, so he's got work to do if he hopes to earn an expanded role next season.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Dominique Dafney: Draws few targets in 2021
Dafney was targeted four times and caught two passes for 34 yards over 10 appearances in the 2021 season.
The 10 appearances were twice as many as Dafney tallied the season before, but he finished with relatively the same stats he put up in 2020 and did not find the end zone. The Packers will have the option to bring him back for another season or allow him to seek opportunities elsewhere.... See More ... See Less
Packers' Dominique Dafney: Suiting up Saturday
Dafney (ankle) is listed as active Saturday against the Browns, Mike Spofford of the Packers' official site reports.
Dafney was unavailable Week 15 at Baltimore due to an ankle injury, but after being listed as limited on all Week 16 practice reports he's able to suit up again. He has just one catch on two targets in seven appearances this season, making him a non-entity for fantasy purposes.... See More ... See Less
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